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Grace Taylor MAT ’68

Sister Grace Taylor MAT ’68, December 28, 2000, in Mt. Angel, Oregon. She had been a Benedictine Sister at Mt. Angel Monastery since 1938. She taught in parochial schools for 24 years before earning her MAT at Reed. As a result of studying calligraphy under Lloyd Reynolds [English and art 1929–69], she became a master calligrapher and taught calligraphy at community colleges in Oregon. Her work was shown in college art galleries, and she wrote and published a series of calligraphy texts for elementary teachers and an instruction book for adults. She was a member of the American Association of University Professors, the Society of Italic Handwriting, Capital Calligraphers, and the Western Italic Association. She also enjoyed raising and breeding cats. She is survived by a sister.

Appeared in Reed magazine: May 2001

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